West Hawaii News, 06 June 2018

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Here are today’s top West Hawaii news stories, compiled by “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.  Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

2nd annual Career Expo today

KAILUA-KONA — Continuing to make the search easier for serious job seekers, West Hawaii Today, in partnership with the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce and Kona Commons, is hosting the Big Island’s second annual Career Expo from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.

Case to run for Congress

KAILUA-KONA — Former Congressman Ed Case, a native of Hilo and a graduate of Hawaii Preparatory Academy, is lacing up his running shoes after six years on the political sidelines.

Vacation rental bill on hold, again

KAILUA-KONA — A bill to regulate short-term rentals on Hawaii Island will get another go before the Hawaii County Planning Committee after more amendments were proposed on Tuesday.

19 arrested for suspected DUI

During the week of May 28, through June 3, Hawaii Island police arrested 19 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident.

Ige signs 2nd emergency proclamation

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed today a second supplemental emergency proclamation adding housing and law-enforcement provisions to ensure the health and safety of the people who have been most affected by the ongoing Kilauea eruption.

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Until next time,
Russ Roberts